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Fortson 5K @ St. Margaret’s
October 14 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 am$25
The St. Margaret’s School Alumnae Association will host the Fortson 5K race on Saturday, October 14, 2017, welcoming runners and walkers of all ages to the dog- and stroller-friendly event. Last year, nearly 100 people participated in the event, held annually at the St. Margaret’s campus and in the surrounding area in Tappahannock.
Now in its 19th year, the event is a local fall tradition that draws participants from the entire region. The 3.1 mile flat, fast course begins and ends at St. Margaret’s School, takes racers through Tappahannock’s historic district, and alongside the Rappahannock River. Registration includes a race t-shirt and is $25 per person with a discount rate for groups of 6 or more. Register online and view the course map. Event day registration starts at 7:30 a.m. The race starts at 8:00 a.m. Follow the race on Facebook @SMSFortson5K.